Community-based participatory health research : issues, methods, and translation to practice / Daniel S. Blumenthal, Ralph J. DiClemente, Ronald L. Braithwaite, Selina A. Smith, editors.

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Other Authors: Blumenthal, Daniel S. (Editor), DiClemente, Ralph J. (Editor), Braithwaite, Ronald L., 1945- (Editor), Smith, Selina A. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York : Springer Publishing Company, [2013]
Edition:Second edition.
Online Access:Click for online access
Summary:"This second edition of a highly regarded textbook on the foundations of and strategies for achieving fertile community-based health care research has been completely revised and updated. It now includes new chapters on translating research into practice, evaluating research, and applying community-based participatory research (CBPR) principles to service, education, and evaluation. The book also updates a crucial chapter on the voices of community stakeholders and an important study of the ethical issues surrounding the Tuskegee Syphilis Study. Edited by renowned professors of community-based research, the text is distinguished by its how-to approach and focus on practical research methods. The text discusses the unique challenges of conducting CBPR and addresses ways to build and sustain community partnerships. It explores ethical issues regarding health care research, includes input from community stakeholders, and describes national and international support for CBPR. Research methods covered include qualitative studies, surveys, and intervention trials. Applications of CBPR illustrate how to translate research into practice and community-based participatory approaches to service, education, and evaluation. The second edition includes new chapters on: Building and sustaining researcher/community partnerships; National and international investments in and support for CBPR; Surveys and methods for conducting CBPR; Translating research into practice; Community-based participatory approaches to service, education, and evaluation"--Publisher's description.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvi, 275 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of Description, Etc. Note:Print version record and online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCOhost eBook Collection, viewed May 14, 2014).